From: Vincent van Gogh
To: Anton Kerssemakers
Date: Nuenen, Thursday, 9 April 1885
Washington, National Gallery of Art. Collection of Mr. and Mrs Paul Mellon, Upperville, Virginia, USA. Inv. no. 1995.47.44
Date of postmark: Thursday, 9 April 1885; the card was posted in the morning.
Postcard (2½ cents). Postmarks: ‘NUENEN 8-12 V / 9 APR 85’ and ‘EINDHOVEN 12-1 N / 9 APR 85’. The address reads: ‘WelEd Heer A. Kerssemakers Simonis/ Eindhoven’ (Kerssemakers was married to Josephina Dymphina Simonis).
Preparations for The potato eaters (490)
- Man and a woman planting potatoes (
F - / JH 728), letter sketch